Senior Surgical Officer
Theodore Pappas, MD
Dr. Pappas brings more than 30 years of experience at the highest levels of academic surgical innovation to TransEnterix.
He is the Distinguished Professor of Surgical Innovation in the Duke University School of Medicine and a practicing surgeon in the Duke University Health System. Dr. Pappas will maintain his existing positions at Duke.
Dr. Pappas joined the Duke University School of Medicine in 1988 and has held numerous leadership positions in the school, Duke University Health System, Private Diagnostic Center, and the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Durham.
Dr. Pappas also serves as a member of the editorial board of several medical journals, including lead editor of the Atlas of Laparoscopic Surgery. He is a past president of the American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and serves as a senior director on the American Board of Surgery.